A boxing fresco found in Knossos, Crete.

Fresco wall painting of " Boxing Youths" from Minoan Bronze Age settlement of Akrotiri on the Greek island of Thira, Santorini, Greece.

Olympin Flame Ceremony Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese Greece

The High Priestess Maria Nafpliotou raises the Olympic flame during the Flame Lighting Ceremony for the Beijing Olympic Games, in Olympia, March 2008

Ancient Olympia set for Olympic flame lighting ceremony, April 2016

Reminds me of the Vestal girls in the Temple of the Moon Goddess

The Olympic Games are a series of athletic competitions that were held in honor of Zeus. The games originated from Olympia, Greece and only consisted of a few games and only a few people. Today the tradition still continues, but there are many more games and people all over the world compete.

The Olympic Games are a series of athletic competitions that were held in honor of Zeus.

Athens olympics 2004

The 2004 Summer Olympic Games were held in Athens. This is significant because the Summer Olympic Games originated in Athens.

2004: Athens, Greece Olympic Poster

Olympics posters through the ages

Αρχαία Ελλάδα Γραμματόσημα-Ancient Greece Stamps 1976 Έκδοση Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες Μόντρεαλ

Αρχαία Ελλάδα Γραμματόσημα-Ancient Greece Stamps 1976 Έκδοση Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες Μόντρεαλ

Olympic Games, Olympics, Athens, Sports

Statue of a discobolus throwing the discus. Marble. Roman copy of the 2nd century CE after a bronze original by Myron of about 460 BCE. Inv. No. 2349. Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Biga, 21

Statue of a discobolus throwing the discus. Roman copy of the century CE after a bronze original by Myron of about 460 BCE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Biga, 21

Olympiakos Logo. Get this logo in Vector format from https://logovectors.net/olympiakos-2/

Olympiakos Logo. Get this logo in Vector format from https://logovectors.net/olympiakos-2/

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